Odisha Sun Times Business Bureau
Sambalpur, Sept 4:
Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL), a leading Coal India arm and Central PSU in Odisha, has bagged ‘HR Best Practices Award 2014’ instituted by the National Institute of Personnel Management (NIPM).
“MCL has been adjudged as the winner in Category ‘A’ (for organisations having more than 2,500 employees) of HR Best Practices Award 2014,” a communication from the convener of the award committee has confirmed.
“This award is another shot in the arm of Mahanadi Coalfields and will be a great motivation factor for entire MCL family in general, and the HR professionals in particulars”, said Purna Chandra Panigrahi, Director (Personnel), MCL.
Chairman-cum-managing director AN Sahay has congratulated director (Personnel) and his entire team for their efforts in brining about positive change in the company by initiating best practices in human resource management.
MCL is the second largest coal mining company in the country and has spent more than Rs 111 crore under CSR to support socio-economic development programmes of the government to uplift the standard of life in rural areas.